Posts Tagged ‘animals’

Jarrow Hall Announces New Animal Sanctuary

Jarrow Hall Anglo-Saxon Farm, Village and Bede Museum is about to embark on a mission to develop its famous farm into an animal sanctuary, while expanding on the story the site tells about how our ancestors lived and worked with animals. Already taking on rescued animals, the much-loved venue has recently welcomed its most recent…

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Saturday Morning Farm Club

white goat with horns

Guided by our team across a four-week programme that begins anew every month, young farmers will get behind the scenes, meet new friends, discover life on the farm and learn about the animals who live at Jarrow Hall close up. Suitable for ages 8 – 12. Tickets £20 (for 4 weeks)

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Meet the Animals

Belgian hare

The animals who live at Jarrow Hall are rare breeds, and represent the kinds of animals the Anglo-Saxons would have known, and they live out their days on our site. Join us to meet these beautiful, fascinating beings and learn about them from our dedicated team. Complimentary with general admission to Jarrow Hall. Donations welcome.

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Animal Discovery Workshop

lizard with tongue out

Meet a blue-tongued skink, giant African millipede, flying gecko, tarantula and a whole mixture of creatures at our Animal Discovery Workshop. Fully trained and experienced handlers will be bringing along some familiar and some unusual exotic animals, incredible and individual creatures with fascinating lives to discover. Discovery Workshops are very interactive and educational, allowing visitors…

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Meet the Barn Owls & Primitive Goats

This Spring we’re welcoming some new residents to the farm. Join us to meet these beautiful, fascinating beings and learn about them from our dedicated team. With a heart-shaped face, buff back and wings and pure white underparts, the barn owl is a distinctive and much-loved countryside bird. voted Britain’s favourite farmland bird by the…

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Spring Season 2018

Spring Season is announced with more to discover and more to enjoy at Jarrow Hall with events for all the family.  Jarrow Hall kicks off its second year with a season full of events and activities for all ages, and is opening more days of the week too due to popular demand. Across the school holidays…

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